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West Northfield Road Overpass

Photos 

Capture2.JPG

Bing Bird's-Eye View

BH Photo #211157

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over New England Central Railroad on West Northfield Road in Northfield
Location
Franklin County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1909; rehabilitated 1987
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Central Vermont Railway (CV)
- New England Central Railroad (NECR)
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 105.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.72528, -72.46158   (decimal degrees)
42°43'31" N, 72°27'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/707827/4733433 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Northfield
Average daily traffic (as of 646)
646
Inventory numbers
MA N22014 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 19301 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 47.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • June 15, 2015: Photo imported by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

West Northfield Road Overpass
Posted May 24, 2016, by Steve LaBonte (mv_jct [at] yahoo [dot] com)

5-23-2016

I visited today and found chocked up markings on this bridge. I checked online but did not immediately find any news on this bridge.

I suspect either someone was documenting this bridge or it was being cataloged for preservation and possibly replacement.